Election Obligations & Standards Database
The voter register and its maintenance must be conducted within a realistic timeframe.
Voter Registration and the Fulfillment of Human Rights
There was adequate time for the voter registration process, including exhibition of preliminary lists and opportunities for challenges and corrections
Fulfillment of the following criteria is essential if electoral registers are to be reliable: ii. there must be regular up-dates, at least once a year. Where voters are not registered automatically, registration must be possible over a relatively long period.